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NavSource Online: Service Ship Photo Archive
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is from top to bottom, left to right
Top Row - China Service Medal (extended)
Bottom Row - American Campaign Medal - Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal
YOG-5 Class Gasoline Barge (Self-propelled):
Laid down in 1944 at Albina Engine and Machine Works, Portland, OR.
Launched, 23 November 1944
Delivered to the US Navy and placed in service as YOG-62, 19 May 1945
Served at Kwajalein and Okinawa before being assigned to China in October 1945
Redesignated YO-263, date unknown
Placed out of service, date unknown
Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
Final Disposition, fate unknown
Displacement 440 t.(lt) 1,390 t.(fl)
Cargo Capacity 6,570 Bbls
Complement 1 Officer, 22 Enlisted
Armament two single 20mm AA gun mounts
Union Diesel engine, single screw, 560shp
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||YOG-62 and LSM-157, LSM-470, LSM-390 during China Service, circa 30 September 1945 to 12 June 1946.
||Bill Brinkley and the USS LSM-LSMR Association
||YOG-62 at anchor in the Whangpoo River, Shanghai, March 1947.
||Herbert C.Jordan QMS3c, YO77
There is no DANFS history available for YOG-62 at Navsource
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